Work-life balance does not affect productivity

Progressive work-life balance practices neither harm nor improve productivity, according to a new international study of manufacturing firms undertaken by the Centre for Economic Performance.

  • Striking the right balance    Personnel Today's Mike Berry looks at the key findings of the research.

  • Work-Life Balance, Management Practices and Productivity (PDF format, 886K)
  •   Download the full text of the research, as published on the Centre for Economic Performance website.

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